Schools are closed as teachers cannot afford to live close to schools
Who can afford to live next to where they work!? Certainly not me!
Francis Gilbert: Schools are still closed because teachers can't afford to live near where they work | Comment is free | guardian.co.uk
No, the real reason is because many inner-city teachers are exiled to the remote shires, living in homes they can afford on their modest wages.
A colleague of mine told me the other day that she would need to put down 40% of her dream home's value before getting a mortgage to buy it – something she couldn't possibly ever hope of doing.